Monthly Archives: July 2017

Year 6 Leavers’ Assembly

There was barely a dry eye in the room as the Year 6 students presented their Leavers' Assembly this morning. The pupils reminisced over some of their fondest memories from their time at Ormiston Herman Academy and Herman Primary School. They also treated their audience to some amazing renditions... Read more…

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Enrichment is rewarding!

Our Enrichment awards assembly was held this afternoon. Children were presented with certificates of achievement against the Herman Enrichment targets in each of the areas of community, world, arts and sports. Mr. Thompson, Vice Principal, said, "The... Read more…

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Leavers’ Barbeque and Disco!

Tonight the Year 6 students enjoyed their Leavers’ barbeque and final Herman disco. There was some sadness from the pupils but also lots of happy reminiscing over their time spent at Ormiston Herman as they danced the evening away with their... Read more…

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Attendance Assembly

Today a special assembly took place to award those pupils who have 100% attendance over the Summer term with their certificates and badges. As well as this, 30 children were awarded badges for attending school every day in the 2016-2017 academic year. What a phenomenal achievement! The current... Read more…

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Ormiston Herman Academy Celebrates Excellent SATs Results

We are delighted to be informing you of the fantastic achievements of Ormiston Herman Academy in the national end of key stage tests and assessments . Year 6 have achieved amazing outcomes! In reading, 80% of Year 6 pupils achieved at least the expected standard, 80% did so in writing and 83% in... Read more…

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Summer Fayre is a sensational success!

This afternoon, Ormiston Herman Academy held its annual Summer Fayre. The event, organised by Miss White and her team, offered a huge variety of stalls including face painting, an obstacle course, and the ever popular voucher raffle. After a busy afternoon, the grand total of money raised was... Read more…

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Parents’ Survey Summer 2017

At Herman Academy, we work hard to ensure that the provision we offer children and parents is as best as it can possibly be. Your feedback is an important part of the process to help us achieve our vision and outcomes for your child. Please take a few short moments to answer our survey to tell... Read more…

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Herman’s Got Talent!

Today an amazing bunch of talented youngsters from Ormiston Herman performed on stage as part of Herman's Got Talent! There was an incredible array of acts including magic, singing, dance and baton twirling. There was also a surprise staff act with staff members performing a mash up of High School... Read more…

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Nursery visit to Pettitts

The Nursery children enjoyed a trip to Pettitts. They had fun having a trip on the coach, riding the rides, feeding the goats and watching a magic show by Bubbly Bingo the Clown. Some of the Nursery children commented on their day out: Teddy: "I liked the teacups and the pirate ship because the... Read more…

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Year 2 VE day!

Today, pupils from Year 2 celebrated VE day to mark the end of their topic work about WW2. The children have loved learning about life as an evacuee in the war, with a particular highlight of this being their visit to Sheringham in order to experience an evacuation! As well as this, in the... Read more…

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Maths stars attend Mathsathon!

Today, a group of budding mathematicians attended the annual Mathsathon at Ormiston Venture. The representatives from year groups 3-6 faced a range of challenging questions in 2 different rounds. After a fierce intellectual battle, one of the Year 3 teams were announced as the winners and the other... Read more…

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Reception Sports Day!

The boys and girls in Reception enjoyed their first Sports Day today. They also loved watching their grown-ups get competitive in the parent race. The full photo gallery can be viewed... Read more…

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Half of KS2 Sports Day!

Half of KS2 Sports Day took place this afternoon before unfortunately being rained off by a torrential downpour! The pupils participated in events such as 75 meter sprint, 200 meter track event and bat and ball races. We are hoping the rain will hold off to allow us to complete Sports Day at a... Read more…

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KS1 Sports Day

This morning, the pupils from KS1 enjoyed their annual Sports Day. Thankfully there was a blue sky and lots of sunshine as the children participated in lots of different events including egg and spoon races, relays and sack races. A huge thanks to all the parents and carers who were able to come... Read more…

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Pupils are in fine voice at Sing Up Day!

Today, the KS1 choir attended the Kings Centre in Great Yarmouth for an Infant singing day. The pupils learned lots of new music from many different genres including an opera aria and a Benjamin Britten funeral march, however without a doubt, the most popular song of the day was a silly ditty about... Read more…

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Year 6 UEA Visit—Wednesday 5th July

Final arrangements for our visit tomorrow are : Depart Academy at 9.a.m. to travel to UEA, Norwich , arriving back at the Academy by 3 p.m. Full Academy uniform is to be worn, with suitable footwear. If required, children will need to have sunscreen applied before leaving home... Read more…

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Nursery are sporting stars!

On Thursday 29th June, Nursery held a ' Get Active' sports day. They listened to the story 'The Jungle Run' then took part in some activities outside including: 'how long can you hula hoop?', obstacle course, beanbag on your head, slalom and throw the bean bag in the hoop. Afterwards they came back... Read more…

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Herman pupils shine at OAT East Showcase!

On Friday, a group of 28 Herman pupils travelled to Victory Academy in Norwich to perform in the OAT East Showcase which displayed the most excellent talent from pupils attending Ormiston Academies in the Eastern region. The pupils had already completed a full day of school before leaving for... Read more…

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